You are a member of a local public health improvement team with a specific interest in alcohol related disease. The BBC have contacted you to provide a lay summary based on this research that has just been published, see reference above.
Lay summaries are important for supporting wider public engagement with research material. They are informative, shorter, written accounts of research which are aimed at a wider general audience without specialist knowledge.
You should consider including the following:
- A title
- Explanation of terms/definitions
- Basic epidemiology of alcohol use/ H Pylori
- Key messages
- Implications and recommendations.